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English term or phrase:sentence
German translation:Satz
Entered by: Grimm Research
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01:03 Dec 30, 2003
English to German translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: sentence
I need some feedback for the following sentence. I don't seem to get it:

"Another variable is the percentage of any given part that automakers produce captively."

Context:
For OEMs, equipment sales depend on the number, size, and complexity of cars and trucks produced in a given year. - Above sentence - However,some of it is distributed as replacement parts to the aftermarket, which comprises new car dealers, a few major parts distributors, and thousands os small jobbers and other local firms.
Grimm Research
United States
Local time: 05:22
Satz
Explanation:
Eine andere Variable ist der den Autoherstellern für den Eigenbedarf dienende Anteil an der Produktion eines Bauteils.

captive = für den Eigenbedarf (nicht für den Markt) bestimmt
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ntext
United States
Local time: 05:22
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Thanks, Norbert
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Satz


Explanation:
Eine andere Variable ist der den Autoherstellern für den Eigenbedarf dienende Anteil an der Produktion eines Bauteils.

captive = für den Eigenbedarf (nicht für den Markt) bestimmt


    Muret-Sanders
    Reference: http://dict.leo.org/?search=f%FCr+den+Eigenbedarf&searchLoc=...
ntext
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Local time: 05:22
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